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Instagram Worthy: Othello Tunnels

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 — 11:57am PDT
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I remember walking through the Othello Tunnels as a child, splashing through puddles in my gumboots and squeezing my father’s hand when bats would flutter by. The Othello Tunnels, a part of Coquihalla Canyon Provincial Park, are a fun walk through local history with many great photo opportunities. Othello Tunnels In the early 1900s, the […]

Instagram Worthy: Alexandra Bridge

Monday, November 14th, 2016 — 11:22am PDT
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If you’ve ever been on a road trip through the Fraser Canyon then you’ve been past Spuzzum, the notoriously tiny town along Highway 1 that you can literally miss if you blink. Just past Spuzzum, 3.4km up the road to be exact, you’ll find Alexandra Bridge Provincial Park, and one of the most Instagram-worthy photo […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 — 9:42am PDT
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After the rainiest October on record, November hasn’t been much brighter. However, with double rainbows at dawn and parting clouds at dusk, there are still some great opportunities to capture the beauty of the city around us. Thank to those who shared photos with the Miss604 Flickr Group and #Photos604 on Instagram this week. Vancouver […]

Fall Photos of Vancouver

Thursday, October 27th, 2016 — 10:37am PDT
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A cool fall rain is painting our town with all of colours of the season, as we get an occasional visit from the late autumn sun. Thank to those who shared photos with the Miss604 Flickr Group and #Photos604 on Instagram, the world can see that while Vancouver is often green and blue, it can […]

Shopping on Robson Street in the 1970s

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 — 10:43am PDT
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Stretching from BC Place to Stanley Park, Robson Street has been one of the city’s most popular thoroughfares, and shopping destinations, for the last century. Thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives, we can take a peek at what this bustling retail corridor looked like decades ago. Shopping on Robson Street in the 1970s Archives# […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

Monday, October 17th, 2016 — 10:14am PDT
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The wind-blown branches are dripping with rain after a stormy October weekend in Vancouver. All around the city, there are pockets of fall colours still beaming brightly even on the cloudiest of days. Here’s a glimpse at the city during this season, thanks to those who shared photos with the Miss604 Flickr Group and #Photos604 […]